Recently I was asked to give a conference address on “Positive Leadership.” It got me thinking about how many different kinds of pastoral leadership I’d come across in my ministry.
- October 11, 2012 |
What you are missing if you are not consistent in your giving
- October 11, 2012 |
How to respond when we're "too easily pleased"
We all struggle with work. Which career can fulfill us? How do we deal with co-workers? Take a look at work from God's perspective.
A few quick tips to help you on your parenting journey....
Although it has several good performances, the story of Prometheus is a slap in the face to believers in a divine Creator.
It is now modern secular liberalism which poses as the great rival to orthodox Christianity.
It’s common to find people and groups separating grace and truth, but it’s quite clear that Jesus came bringing both. In fact, keeping them together is one of the more important exercises for Christian life and thought. As Henry Cloud has written, truth without grace is just judgment. Conversely, grace without truth is license.
"Stonewalling" is a very destructive pattern that must change for couples to properly communicate.
Take a pro-active stance with fiances. This begins with an awareness of spending habits so that you can adjust according to your income level.
The pathway to being lost in the middle of your own ministry story is a road that has been traveled by many. Inspecting their journey can help you understand yours.
Lisa knew the cost of being a foster parent was bearing lifelong heart bruises when a child was returned to uncertainty.
Every tiny thing about you God has watched over with His love and you are wrapped in His cherishing attention....
If we've heard it once, we've heard it a thousand times: The divorce rate among Christians is basically the same as it is among non-Christians. It’s a popular folk statistic on Christian websites, radio programs, in books -- even from the pulpit. The problem is, it’s not quite true.
When dinner is overcooked because he is late coming home from work, my anger is quickly assuaged by the remembrance of his morning faithfulness.
And you thought the matter of replacement referees was controversial.
Do you remember fifteen years ago? Where were you in life? What were you doing? Who were you with? What did you love?
Boys should be able to describe what a godly man looks like, having watched one from the time they were a little boy.
God promises a good outcome if you dig your roots deep: “You have planted them, and they have taken root; they grow and bear fruit.”